Don’t wait until you’ve found a home to get approved for a mortgage, investigate insurance, or consider a moving schedule. Being prepared will make your bid more attractive to sellers.
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Loan terms, rates, and products can vary significantly from one company to the next. When shopping around, these are a few things you should ask about.
Investigate local, state, and national down payment assistance programs or explore these other methods for creatively financing a house.
Ask inspectors how long they’ve been working in the field and how many inspections they’ve completed.